# Distance between Sarasota, FL (SRQ) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Sarasota to Houston (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 796 miles / 1281 kilometers / 692 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to Houston (IAH) is 1020 miles / 1642 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 42 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Sarasota to Houston.

Shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

## How far is Houston from Sarasota?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sarasota and Houston. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 796.219 miles
• 1281.391 kilometers
• 691.896 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 794.923 miles
• 1279.304 kilometers
• 690.769 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

City: Sarasota, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: SRQ
ICAO Code: KSRQ
Coordinates: 27°23′43″N, 82°33′15″W

B Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sarasota and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour behind Sarasota.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (296 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sarasota (SRQ) → Houston (IAH).

Distance:
796
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
796

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